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Masterpieces of the Oral and Intangible Heritage of HumanitySignature Theatre
Mar. 24 – Apr. 7 Heidi Thomas Writers’ Initiative work, a brutal and elegant exploration of the unifying virtue of art and what things are most worth saving when the world is collapsing.
Antonio SánchezAMP by Strathmore
Thu. Apr 4 Drummer and composer Antonio Sánchez is riding the crest of a musical wave that began with his Golden Globe and BAFTA-nominated score for Birdman or (The Unexpected Virtue of Ignorance).
Chick Corea & Béla FleckStrathmore
Fri. May 10 Chick Corea and Béla Fleck, two master songwriters, musicians, and band leaders come together for a genre-busting pairing of piano and banjo.
The Portland Cello Project - Performs Radiohead's OK ComputerAMP by Strathmore
Sun. Mar 24 Portland Cello Project presents a thrilling performance of the album Rolling Stone Magazine called a “stunning art-rock tour de force.”
Ms. Lisa Fischer & Grand Baton with members of the National PhilharmonicStrathmore
Sat. Apr 6 Fischer and her band return to Strathmore, this time for a fully orchestrated performance.
Sun. Apr 14 Known as the king of the rant, Lewis Black uses his trademark style of comedic yelling and animated finger-pointing to skewer anything and anyone that gets under his skin.
Eliot ChangAMP by Strathmore
Fri. Mar 29 Now is your chance to experience Chang’s comedy live at AMP!
Apr. 9 – 10 Classically trained violist Wil B. and violinist Kev Marcus are back with their distinctive multi-genre sound that is perfectly described as “classical boom.”
Annapolis Symphony Orchestra: Cosmic DepthStrathmore
Sun. Mar 31 From Maryland’s capital to the Music Center, the Annapolis Symphony Orchestra (ASO) shares memorable symphonic music in this afternoon program.
Alan Cumming: Legal ImmigrantStrathmore
Wed. Apr 24 The set list for Alan Cumming’s provocative new concert show is as eclectic and idiosyncratic as Cumming himself.
ConfectionFolger Shakespeare Library
Sun. Mar 24 Third Rail Projects’ newest immersive experience, Confection, is a rollicking rumination on opulence, inequity, and teeny-tiny desserts. In this 45-minute experience.
Mon. Apr 8 This Tony and Emmy Award-winning actress and singer delights audiences in every show and role, from film and television to voiceover and stage.
Broadway Center Stage: TommyThe Kennedy Center
Apr. 25 – 28
Direct Current: National Symphony Orchestra: Glass's Itaipu & Auerbach's ARCTICAThe Kennedy Center
Mar. 28 – 30
Washington National Opera: Eugene OneginThe Kennedy Center
Mar. 25 – 29
Jay LenoThe Kennedy Center
Fri. Apr 26
New York City Ballet: Works by Reisen, Balanchine & RobbinsThe Kennedy Center
Apr. 2 – 7
Christina and Michelle Naughton, pianosTerrace Theatre
Sun. Mar 24
Tastes of the MediterraneanFolger Theatre
Mar. 29 – 31
Direct Current: Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Company: Analogy TrilogyThe Kennedy Center
Mar. 28 – 30
Mariinsky Ballet: Le CorsaireThe Kennedy Center
Apr. 9 – 14
Direct Current: Du Yun with OK MissThe Kennedy Center
Fri. Apr 5
National Symphony Orchestra: Debussy's La merThe Kennedy Center
Apr. 11 – 13
Direct Current: TU Dance + Bon Iver's Come ThroughThe Kennedy Center
Mon. Mar 25